Iridium Communications Inc – 6. (NASDAQ:IRDMB) Stock Closed Higher Than Its 50 Day Moving Average


The stock last traded at $394.50 a tad higher than $370.43, the stock’s 50 day moving average and just a bit higher than the 200 day moving average of $367.45. The 50 day moving average was up by +6.50% and the 200 day average went up by +7.36%. 157 shares changed hands by the end of trading on Tuesday. Volume was up 1,470.00% over the stocks average daily volume.

Traders are more bullish on shares of Iridium Communications Inc – 6. recently considering the fall in short interest. The firm recorded a fall in short interest of 0.00% as of the latest report on September 29, 2017. Short interest decreased from 76 to 76 over that timeframe. The short-interest ratio increased to 2.0 and the percentage of shorted shares is 0.00% as of September 29.

Here are a few substantial investment firms who have updated their positions. As of the end of the quarter Susquehanna International Group, Llp had bought 99 shares growing its stake by 14.1%. The value of the total investment in Iridium Communications Inc – 6. went from $242,000 to $278,000 increasing 14.9% since the last quarter. As of quarter end Raymond James & Associates had disposed of a total of 228 shares trimming its position 11.0%. The value of the investment in IRDMB decreased from $712,000 to $709,000 a change of $3,000 for the reporting period.

As of quarter end Raymond James Financial Services Advisors, Inc. had disposed of a total of 8 shares trimming its holdings by 0.3%. The value of the investment in Iridium Communications Inc – 6. increased from $879,000 to $981,000 a change of 11.6% quarter to quarter.

Iridium Communications Inc – 6.’s P/E ratio is 421.93 and the market cap of the company is 38.53B.

Iridium Communications Inc., launched on November 2, 2007, is involved in providing global satellite communications services and products. The Company offers mobile voice and data communications services through satellite, and provides communications services offering true global coverage. The Company provides services to businesses, the United States and foreign governments, non-governmental organizations and consumers through its satellite network, which has over 70 in-orbit satellites with in orbit spares and related ground infrastructure. Its satellite network provides communications services to regions of the world, including remote land areas, open ocean, airways, the polar regions and regions where the telecommunications infrastructure has been affected by political conflicts or natural disasters. The Company utilizes mesh architecture to route traffic across its satellite constellation using radio frequency crosslinks between satellites. As of December 31, 2016, the Company sold its products and services to customers through a wholesale distribution network of approximately 65 service providers, approximately 195 value-added resellers (VARs) and approximately 80 value-added manufacturers (VAMs)..